Overview

Comprehensive Description

Biology

Occurs in coral reef of inshore waters. Benthic species (Ref. 75154). Ovoviviparous (Ref. 205). The male carries the eggs in a brood pouch which is found under the tail (Ref. 205).
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Distribution

Eastern Indian Ocean: known only from South Murion Island, Western Australia.
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Australia: Western Australia.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

reef-associated; marine; depth range ? - 8 m (Ref. 5316)
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Depth: 0 - 8m.
Recorded at 8 meters.

Habitat: reef-associated.
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Life History and Behavior

Life Cycle

Male carries the eggs in a brood pouch (Ref. 205).
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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